Spring Summer 2020

Information concerning the coronavirus: The RTG SMiP decided to offer a (reduced) qualification program in the spring summer semester 2020.

  • Core Courses (mandatory)

    Foundations 2:

    Modeling Intraindividual Variabilty and Change

    Instructors:Tanja Lischetzke & Sabine Sonnentag
    Date:18 May 2020 (10 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants)
    PLUS:The instructors will share material for self-study and preparation with the registered participants by the end of March.

    Foundations 2:

    Stochastic Models of Time-Dependent Cognitive Mechanisms

    Instructors:Andreas Voss & Rolf Ulrich
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants)
    Date:29 May 2020 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.), 08 June (2 p.m. – 4 p.m.) and 09 June 2020 (2 p.m. – 4 p.m.), 23 June (2 p.m. - 4 p.m.) and 30 June (10 a.m. – 12 p.m.)
    PLUS:The instructor will share material for self-study and preparation with the registered participants beforehand.

     


    Foundations 2:

    Multinomial-Processing-Tree (MPT) Modeling: Basic Methods and Recent Advances

    Instructors:Edgar Erdfelder &  Daniel Heck (University of Marburg)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants).
    Date:25 June 2020 (1 p.m. - 5 p.m.) and 26 June 2020 (1 p.m. - 5 p.m.)
    PLUS:The instructors will share slides with audio explanations by 22 June. Please study these before the Interactive Online Sessions.

     

    For more information on the course contents of Foundations see course content.        

  • Trainings (mandatory)

    Conference Presentations

    Instructor:Andrea Kiesel
    Date:16 April 2020 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants)

    The following training will be postponed to the beginning of the fall winter semester 2020:

    Academic Writing and Publishing

    Instructor:Benjamin Hilbig
    Dates:25 September (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.) and 26 September 2020 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
    Location:Mannheim
  • Workshops (elective)*

    * SMiP PhD Candidates may also attend other method workshops (e.g., offered by the CDSS: GESS , or by IOPS). Please consult the coordinator for further information.

    ** Recommended for the first year PhD Candidates.

    Growth models and variants of growth models

    Instructor:Paul Bliese
    Dates:7 April (1 p.m. – 8 p.m.) and 8 April 2020 (1 p.m. – 8 p.m.)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants)

    Python basics

    Instructors:Stefan Radev and Ulf Mertens
    Dates:27 April (10 a.m. - 6 p.m.) and 28 April 2020 (9 a.m. – 5 p.m.)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants) **

    Modern R

    ​​​​​​​Instructor:David Izydorczyk
    Dates:12 May 2020 (10 a.m. – 6 p.m.)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants) **

    Speed-accuracy mechanisms in continuous and discrete-state decision models

    Instructor:Jeffrey Starns
    Dates:26 May (3 p.m. – 7 p.m.) and 27 May 2020 (3 p.m. – 7 p.m.)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants).
    PLUS:The instructor will share material for self-study and preparation with the registered participants.

    New offer: Advanced topics in R

    Instructors:David Izydorczyk and Martin Schnuerch,
    Date:17 June 2020 (10 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants)

    Transparent Open Science

    Instructor:Jeffrey Rouder
    Date:24 June 2020 (4:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.)
    Location: ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants) **

    Introduction to Bayesian Modeling

    Instructor:Jeffrey Rouder
    Dates:29 June (4:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.) and 30 June 2020 (4:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants) **

    Robust Modeling in Cognitive Science

    Instructor:Jeffrey Rouder
    Dates:6 July 2020 (4:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.) and 07 July 2020 (4:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.)
    Location:ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants)

    Cancelled: IRT Modeling – Theory and Applications in R

    Instructor:Thorsten Meiser
    Date:13 May 2020 (1 p.m. – 5 p.m.)
    Location:

    Mannheim (Building B6, 30–32, room 211)

     

    The following workshops will be postponed to the spring summer semester 2021:

    Multilevel Structural Equation Modeling

    Instructor:Kristopher Preacher
    Dates:May 2021
    Location:Mannheim

    Bayesian hierarchical and factor analysis models

    Instructor:Jeffrey Rouder
    Date:June 2021
    Location:Mannheim

    Modeling Within-Person Associations in Longitudinal Data

    ​​​​​​​Instructor:Lesa Hoffman
    Date: June 2021
    Location:Mannheim

     

  • Colloquia (mandatory, Assignment: Presentation)

    a) Local colloquia

    New offer:One World Cognitive Psychology Seminar, Tuesdays 5:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Central European Summer Time (CEST), Location: Zoom

    • Colloquium Freiburg
    • Colloquium Heidelberg
    • Colloquium Landau
    • Colloquium Mannheim
    • Colloquium Tübingen

    b) Joint colloquium

    Remote Summer Retreat, Dates: 18 June and 19 June 2020, Location: ZOOM (Room SOWI-ZOOM-18, invitation via email for registered participants)

  • Equal Opportunities and Compatibility of Private Life and Academic Career

    a) Workshop by Rebecca Martinez and Emily Meachon

    Date: 1 July 2020

    b) Coaching for PhD Candidates of Cohort 2017

    Individual Consultations, Dates: 23 April or 27 April 2020, Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room 318) or remote

    c) Coaching for PhD Candidates of Cohort 2018

    Individual Consultations, Dates: 23 April or 27 April 2020, Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room 318) or remote

    d) Coaching for PhD Candidates of Cohort 2019

    Kickoff Meeting (Date: 15 January 2020 (10 a.m. -12 p.m.), Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room B6, 230))

    Individual Consultations 1 (Dates: 21 January or 27 January 2020, Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room 318))

    Individual Consultations 2 (Dates: 03 March or 05 March 2020, Location: Mannheim (B6, 30-32, Room 318) or remote)

    Individual Consultations 3 (Dates: 21 April or 29 April 2020, Location: remote)

    Individual Consultations 4 (Dates: 23 June, 30 June, 09 July, or 15 July 2020, Location: remote)

    Individual Consultations 5 (Dates: 11 August, 25 August, or 27 August 2020, Location: remote)